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Global News Embarrassing: New York Times Corrects Story about Climate Change Report
Author: 0 Embarrassing: New York Times Corrects Story about Climate Change Report

That contradicts statements from Trump administration officials - and from the president himself. For President Trump however, dealing with climate change may take more than simply inventing nuanced, politically correct language. While the findings in Thursday's report were limited to 2016, NOAA scientists said there's been little, if any, letup in climate trends this year.

Global News US Judge Declines to Make Early Ruling on Texas 'Sanctuary City' Law
Author: 0 US Judge Declines to Make Early Ruling on Texas 'Sanctuary City' Law

Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Mr. Paxton had tried to get the entire legal battle shifted to Judge Sparks in Austin, but the new ruling ends that effort. "The Court's ruling confirms what we've known all along: the State's preemptive SB4 lawsuit was a farce meant to distract from the real issue-the devastating effect SB4 will have on communities and law enforcement agencies across Texas ", said Edgar Saldivar, senior staff attorney of the ACLU of Texas .

Global News Indian FM leaves for Nepal to attend BIMSTEC meeting
Author: 0 Indian FM leaves for Nepal to attend BIMSTEC meeting

EAM said that the Government of India was looking forward to the State visit of PM Deuba to India. The visit by Ms. Swaraj is mainly meant for the 15th Ministerial meeting from the Bay of Bengal countries, but she held bilateral talks acrossthe political spectrum of Nepal, including with agitating leaders of the Madhesi community, who have been demanding Constitutional reforms in Nepal.

Global News Paul Manafort searching for a new lawyer amid Mueller probe
Author: 0 Paul Manafort searching for a new lawyer amid Mueller probe

As part of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort changing his legal defense team, sources close to the one-time Trump adviser tell ABC News that this change in legal counsel signals a bigger change in strategy as Manafort prepares for a lengthy fight that has nothing to do with Russian Federation collusion and election interference .

Global News Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Boycott Continues
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Boycott Continues

The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority has denied reports that it opened airspace to Qatar-registered aircraft in a statement issued on Wednesday. The UAE has imposed a ban on Qatari flights in co-operation with Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt. The economic action has put Qatar Airways in a hard position having to take longer, more expensive routes to destinations.

Global News Nikki Haley: New Tone Now Coming From China on North Korea
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has expressed no interest in walking away from his nuclear and ballistic missile programme, and the country has survived past sanctions. The U.N. sanctions aim to slash North Korea's annual export revenue by a third. But he has more work to do to convince the American people. Clearly this administration moves the goal posts depending on where they stand in relation to the reports .

Global News Acquitted ex-Tulsa officer volunteers at sheriff's office
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Shelby was sworn in as a reserve deputy at a news conference Thursday at the Rogers County Courthouse in Claremore. Shelby announced her resignation on July 14, less than two months, after going back to work following her acquittal of manslaughter in the shooting death of Terrence Crutcher.

Global News Beachgoers watch migrant boat land on Spanish shore
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A dramatic increase in the number of migrants arriving on Spanish shores means it may soon overtake Greece to become Europe's second most popular migrant destination. Increasingly, African migrants are seeking a cheaper and easier path to Europe, setting sail for Spain from Morocco in toy dinghies and jet skis. While the average price demanded by smugglers for the journey has doubled over the a year ago to about 1,000 euros (900 pounds), it is still cheaper than other routes, Frontex said.

Global News NRC: Lack of getting medical help abroad kills more in Yemen
Author: 0 NRC: Lack of getting medical help abroad kills more in Yemen

He explained that the number of flight permits issued to every Yemeni airport ever since the beginning of operations has reached 5,765 for commercial, cargo and humanitarian relief flights, and asked United Nations to contribute in resuming flights from and to Sanaa airport through managing airport security and putting the legitimate Yemeni government fears to rest.

Global News SC refuses to stay Sahara Aamby Valley auction
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Sahara chief Subrata Roy, is finding it hard to attend court hearings in Mumbai , and has now filed a petition before Bombay High Court that he should be granted exemption from appearing in the lower court. On July 5, the apex court had noted that Roy had deposited Rs 710.22 crore in the SEBI-Sahara account, but had warned him that his cheque of Rs 552.21 crore must be realised within the July 15 deadline.

Global News Egyptian officials: 4 policemen killed in northern Sinai
Author: 0 Egyptian officials: 4 policemen killed in northern Sinai

Al-Othaimeen reiterated the principled position of the OIC، which condemns all acts of terrorism and violent extremism in all its forms and manifestations. Egypt has remained dogged by violence since 2013, when the army ousted and imprisoned Mohamed Morsi, the country's first freely elected president and a Muslim Brotherhood leader.

Global News Florida shuts day care where 3-year-old died
Author: 0 Florida shuts day care where 3-year-old died

The high temperature that day was 93 degrees, according to an arrest affidavit. She asked his family to forgive her and said she loved the child she cared for since he was a baby. Hill's cause of death was hyperthermia due to environmental exposure and the manner of death as accident. The owner of the day care told Channel 9's Cuthbert Langley that St.

Global News McHenry County under severe thunderstorm watch: National Weather Service
Author: 0 McHenry County under severe thunderstorm watch: National Weather Service

Another stronger wave with a better chance for storms will arrive late Thursday night into Friday morning followed by yet other chances for the weekend. The following chances into Friday and beyond will require higher chances but may still undergo some timing and trajectory differences. Later this afternoon will see a slight chance of a few storms near and north of the metro.

Global News British Police Raid Hotel in Greater Manchester's Salford
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Police were also seen in the AC Hotel, which is next door to the Ibis and run by Marriott. 'I called an ambulance because it seemed someone had been hit by a auto. Eyewitnesses said they spotted an ambulance outside the building in Trafford Road at shortly after 9.30pm. Earlier , reports said a woman covered in blood was seen on the scene and that a 17-month-old child had been hit.

Global News Chelsea Manning Photographed For Vogue
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The photo was taken by Annie Leibovitz . Manning was convicted on over 22 criminal counts for leaking classified documents to Wikileaks, which then published the information about the US military and their strikes in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Global News Bill Murray went to see the 'Groundhog Day' musical...again
Author: 0 Bill Murray went to see the 'Groundhog Day' musical...again

On Tuesday night, he was accompanied by his brother, Brian Doyle-Murray, who played a town official in the film, as well as Danny Rubin , a co-writer of the movie screenplay and the writer of the book for the musical. At intermission, he reportedly climbed over a woman in the empty row, rather than walk up the aisle. Murray went on to address the whole cast of the show, giving suggestions as well as expressing his admiration for their performance.

Global News Turkey Detains Russian Man for Plotting Drone Attack on American Plane
Author: 0 Turkey Detains Russian Man for Plotting Drone Attack on American Plane

Bakiev told authorities that he was a member of Islamic State, and planned to use a drone to bring down a US plane and carry out an attack against USA nationals, Dogan said. IS regards Alevis as heretics. During questioning, Bakiev allegedly defended the need to kill Alevis, whom he called "enemies of Allah", a police statement said.

Global News Medical marijuana chewables, lotions proposed in NY
Author: 0 Medical marijuana chewables, lotions proposed in NY

The state of NY is about to make it easier for patients to get medical marijuana products. The Department of Health released new regulations Thursday that they said would improve the state's medical marijuana program for patients, practitioners and producers.

Global News NYPD Officer Shot, Wounded In Brooklyn; Suspect Barricaded
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She was taken to Jamaica Hospital Center in unknown condition. Heavily armed units arrive at the scene of the Cypress Hills shooting. . Sources told CBS2 the male officer only suffered a single shot to the arm, but as many as four shots to the bulletproof vest that did not penetrate.

Global News Trump More Popular Than Congress — CNN Poll
Author: 0 Trump More Popular Than Congress — CNN Poll

It beat out the economy (15%), immigration (11%), foreign policy (8%) and Donald Trump (8%). Here's a silver lining for President Donald Trump: he's still more popular than Congress. The majority of Americans (56%) want the two parties to work together to make changes to health care policy, according to CNN's survey. 86 percent of Americans say not much was done.

Author: 0 China responds to United States freedom of navigation

Earlier Thursday, American warship USS John S. McCain sailed within a 12-mile range of Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly chain in the South China Sea, US officials told the media. In July, a US warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan, Vietnam. Experts and officials have criticised President Barack Obama for potentially reinforcing China's claims by sticking to innocent passage, in which a warship effectively recognised a territorial sea ...

Author: 0 State Department ordered to search Clinton aides' emails for Benghazi messages

Judicial Watch said the ruling may help shed further light on what happened during the Benghazi attack, which has always been a major talking point for conservatives. Mehta said that concern "overstates the outcome of the court's ruling" given the unique circumstances involved, namely the widespread use of private emails and a personal email server.

Global News High school student dies after being struck by log during football practice
Author: 0 High school student dies after being struck by log during football practice

It's like a tree, and it's a challenge for people who weightlift", he said outside his home, which is near the high school. Sachem School District canceled all sports and other district activities for the day. News 12 was told that the camp was supervised by coaches. No school officials, coaches or teammates commented to the AP at the time the story was published.

Global News BC NDP government hires legal advice for Kinder Morgan challenges
Author: 0 BC NDP government hires legal advice for Kinder Morgan challenges

The expansion has federal approval, but faces opposition from B.C.'s ruling left-leaning New Democratic Party (NDP) and the environmentalist Green Party that props it up. can not put shovels in the ground", the minister said. Kinder Morgan Canada did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Pipeline capacity would increase to 890,000 from 300,000 barrels of oil per day.

Global News Please don't put your feet up on the dashboard
Author: 0 Please don't put your feet up on the dashboard

Her nose, ankle, femur and shoulder were all broken. But, on August 2, 2015, Tatum's theory would prove painfully wrong when the couple, who were traveling to Tatum's parents' home, were T-boned by another vehicle. The post cautioned that airbags are deployed at 160-350 kilometres per hour, which is another reason why small children should not be sitting in the passenger seats of cars.

Global News Climate Change Now Impacting US, Government Report Warns
Author: 0 Climate Change Now Impacting US, Government Report Warns

Here are five takeaways from the climate study , and the science community's reaction to it. The world is warming - and warming at an accelerating rate, argue the scientists from national laboratories, NASA, NOAA, the U.S. The draft says "evidence for a changing climate abounds", citing things like rising sea levels and higher global temperatures. "No alternative explanations" such as weather cycles or excuses about faulty data make sense, the report indicates.

Global News Trump Welcomes New Sanctions On North Korea
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And the sanctions may not prove effective. Still, the key concern is over China, the North's economic lifeline and biggest trading partner. But he was quick to stress the importance of everyone enforcing the new, tougher sanctions. Vietnam urged other Southeast Asian nations to take a stronger stand against Chinese expansionism in the South China Sea on Saturday, as a tense regional security forum began with North Korea also under fire over its nuclear programme.

Global News Isaac Makwala Returns From Illness, Qualifies for 200m Final
Author: 0 Isaac Makwala Returns From Illness, Qualifies for 200m Final

Wayde Van Niekerk kept his bid for double gold alive after the 400m champion scraped into the final with one of the fastest times outside the automatic qualifiers. I was ready to run a 400m alone. He then finished second in his semi-final race to round off a remarkable turnaround of events. "The IAAF is very sorry that the hard work and talent of Isaac Makwala won't be on display tonight but we have to think of the welfare of all athletes".

Global News CNN Fires Trump Cheerleader Jeffrey Lord Over Nazi 'Sieg Heil' Tweet
Author: 0 CNN Fires Trump Cheerleader Jeffrey Lord Over Nazi 'Sieg Heil' Tweet

Former CNN contributor Jeffrey Lord . In that article , Lord used the salute to compare Media Matters to fascism. CNN now has about a dozen commentators who tend to support the president's views. Carusone pointed out on Twitter that Lord had misspelled his name in the headline, to which Lord responded "Sieg Heil!" "If your entire criticism is that everyone is a fascist or a Nazi then you probably shouldn't use the Nazi victory salute in order to make your argument", Carusone said.

Global News Trump thanks Putin for kicking out diplomats
Author: 0 Trump thanks Putin for kicking out diplomats

The move by Putin came in response to new United States sanctions against Russian Federation in response to its interference in the 2016 presidential election. Also on Thursday, President Trump said he was "very surprised" by raids on the Virginia home of his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort by federal agents on 26 July.

Global News Federal scientists contradict Trump on climate change
Author: 0 Federal scientists contradict Trump on climate change

It details the current state of climate science and known physical effects of climate change . The report , a synthesis of the available science prepared by 13 government agencies, is part of the National Climate Assessment , which is mandated by Congress and is supposed to be published every four years.

Global News Red alert: Three more LUTH staff are down with Lassa fever
Author: 0 Red alert: Three more LUTH staff are down with Lassa fever

Mr O, a known sickle cell anaemia patient came in on Saturday 5th August and died same day. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Primary Health Care, Dr. The LUTH workers, who came in contact directly with the first patient, were close to 100 and they were swiftly informed and each of them is still being followed up for any early signs of Lassa fever.

Global News Police close I-75 in Monroe Co. for gunman in vehicle
Author: 0 Police close I-75 in Monroe Co. for gunman in vehicle

Cuevas said they were prepared to negotiate as long as it took to reach a peaceful resolution. Chopper 7 was over the scene this morning which showed almost a dozen Michigan State Police vehicles and a SWAT truck on scene. They engaged in a pursuit, but called it off near University Dr. The man began streaming live on Facebook at some point. Michigan State Police officers picked him up on I-75 and deployed spike strips which caused him to crash near mile marker 7 on southbound I-75.